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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 43' South
Longitude: 135° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.62 meters/second, 1496.2 km/hour, 929.7 miles/hour or 807.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.50 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 misouth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 21' 52.0"929.47 miwest0° 01' 51.0"2.12 misouth929.37 mi
24 hours15° 10' 47.6"982.19 mieast0° 00' 32.4"0.62 misouth982.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekThu 1:26 PM181 km112 miles97 nmNorthwest NW
Alice SpringsThu 1:26 PM370 km230 miles200 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DarwinThu 1:26 PM1040 km646 miles561 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsThu 1:56 PM1163 km722 miles628 nmEast-northeast ENE
EuclaThu 12:41 PM1381 km858 miles745 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Adelaide *Thu 2:26 PM1604 km997 miles866 nmSouth S
DiliThu 12:56 PM1717 km1067 miles927 nmNorthwest NW
Port MoresbyThu 1:56 PM1769 km1099 miles955 nmNortheast NE
BrisbaneThu 1:56 PM1931 km1200 miles1042 nmEast-southeast ESE
JayapuraThu 12:56 PM2090 km1299 miles1128 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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